John Hervey, 1st Earl of Bristol

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John Hervey

Birthplace: Probably Suffolk, England
Death: Died in Icworth, Suffolk, England
Place of Burial: Ickworth, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Thomas Hervey and Isabella Hervey
Husband of Isabella Hervey and Elizabeth Hervey (Felton), Countess of Bristol
Father of Lord Carr Hervey; John Hervey, 2nd Baron Hervey of Ickworth; Thomas Hervey; Rev. Hon. Henry Hervey-Aston; Hon. Felton Hervey and 4 others
Brother of William Hervey

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About John Hervey, 1st Earl of Bristol

Family and Education

b. 27 Aug. 1665, 2nd but 1st surv. s. of Sir Thomas Hervey† of Ickworth by Isabella, da. of Sir Humphrey May† of Carrow Priory, Norf. educ. Bury St. Edmunds g.s.; Clare, Camb. 1683, LL.D 1705. m. (1) 1 Nov. 1688, Isabella (d. 1693), da. of Sir Robert Carr, 3rd Bt.†, of Aswarby, coh. to her bro. Sir Edward, 4th Bt. (d. 1683), 1s. d.v.p. 2da. d.v.p.; (2) 25 July 1695, Elizabeth (d. 1741), da. and h. of Thomas Felton*, 10s. (6 d.v.p.) 6da. (4 d.v.p.). suc. fa. 1694; cr. Baron Hervey of Ickworth 23 Mar. 1703, Earl of Bristol 19 Oct. 1714. d. 20 Jan. 1751.


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John Hervey, 1st Earl of Bristol's Timeline

August 27, 1665
Probably Suffolk, England
September 29, 1665
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England
July 5, 1684
Age 18
Clare Hall, Cambridge University
November 1, 1688
Age 23
City of Westminster, Middlesex, England
September 17, 1691
Age 26
July 25, 1695
Age 29
Boxted, Suffolk, England
October 15, 1696
Age 31
Jermyn Street, London, England
January 20, 1698
Age 32
December 25, 1699
Age 34
January 5, 1700
Age 34